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Derek Bryan Salyers

1958 - 2014

Derek Bryan Salyers, 55, of Louisa, KY passed away Wednesday Jan. 29, 2014 at Three Rivers Medical Center.

Derek was born May 22, 1958 at Louisa, the son of the late Marvin and Swanna Riffe Salyers. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by two brothers Dwain and Eric Salyers and a sister Ann Salyers. Derek was a financial and sales manager for Car City LLC in Inez, KY and a member of the Myrtle Chapel Church.

Survivors include his wife Kimberly Vanhorn Salyers, two sons Justin and wife Briana Salyers of Ashland, KY and Giren Salyers and finance’ Laura of Louisa, KY; a daughter Christina Salyers also of Louisa, six grandchildren Addison Salyers, Stryker Salyers, Skyla Salyers, Anna Pauley, Olivia Pauley, and Jordan Jones; a sister Kay Hammond of Louisa, KY.

Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday Feb. 1, 2014 at 2:00 pm at the Myrtle Chapel Church with Rev. John May, Rev. Gordon Crisp, and Rev. Ronnie Childers officiating. Burial will follow in the Salyers Cemetery Louisa, KY.

Friends may call after 4:00 pm Friday Jan. 31st at the Wilson Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be made at www.wilsonfuneralhomeky.com

Lucian Keeton

1931 - 2014

Lucian Keeton 82 of Charley, KY went to be with the Lord on Thursday January 23, 2014 following a long illness.

Lucian was born Feb. 19, 1931 at Salyersville, KY, the son of the late Rickey and Chloe Collinsworth Keeton. He was a retired construction worker, member of the Charley FWB Church, and Chandlersville F&AM Masonic Lodge 858. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a son Michael Keeton who died in 1977.

Survivors include his loving wife Faye Scarberry Keeton, granddaughter Erin Keeton McMahan of Mooresville, NC; half-sister Wanda Lee Simonton of Sanders, KY, half-brother John Robert Keeton of Vevay, IN.

Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday Jan. 25th at 1:00 pm at the Wilson Funeral Home with Revs Willie Gene Hayes, Jim Bevins, Todd Webb, and Ronnie Childers officiating. Burial will follow in the Greenlawn Cemetery Louisa, KY. 

Friends may call after 5:00 pm Friday Jan. 24th at Wilson Funeral Home.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

 

Sam Muncy

1928 - 2014

Sam Muncy, 85, passed away Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at his home on Mattie Road, Louisa, Ky. following a long illness.

He was born November 15, 1928 in Martin County to the late Melvin and Mary Maynard Muncy. He was a retired carpenter. His loving wife of 62 years, Ella Goble Muncy, died in 2012. In addition he was predeceased by a brother William Hoosier, sisters; Susie Maynard, Dixie Bowen, and Amy Lou Preece, and a grandson Franklin Ray Sammons.

He is survived by a sister, Sally Blackburn, Marrowbone, WV, a step-daughter, Ellen McCoy of Columbus, OH., his children;  Eldon Muncy, Peggy (Charles Ray) Sammons, Pearlie (Danny) Diamond, Sam (Anita) Muncy, Jr., James (Brandi {fiancé}) Muncy, Joseph Muncy, and Sam Michael Muncy all of Louisa, Ky., Brenda Grim of Flat Gap, Ky., and several grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

Friends and family may call Friday, January 24, 2014 at Young Funeral Home in Louisa from 5:00 - 9:00 pm.

The funeral service will be at the Young Funeral Home Chapel, Saturday January 25, 2014 at 11:00am with Rev. Charles Sammons, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow at the Goble Cemetery in Martin County.

 

David Edwin Kearns

1919 - 2014

David Edwin Kearns, age 94, of Ft. Gay entered into eternal peace at his residence in Fort Gay, West Virginia, on Tuesday, January 21, 2014.  His final days were spent surrounded by loved ones that Mr. Kearns had touched some way throughout his memorable life. 

Mr. Kearns was born August 17, 1919, in Otto, West Virginia.  He retired from Young Funeral Home after 35 years of employment.  He was a member of the Fort Gay Baptist Church, Fort Gay Lions club, and also a veteran of the United States Army serving his country during World War II.

Ed was preceded in death by his parents Socrates and Alta Walker Kearns; his brothers Olin, George, Henry, and June Kearns; his sister Mary Fawns; his son  David Clayton Kearns; and his lovely wife Susie Booth Kearns.

He leaves his loving memories to be cherished by his brother John Kearns of Richmond, Va; his daughters Debra K. (Joe) Holt of Louisa, Ky and Denise A. (Joe Roger) Blackburn of Fort Gay, WV; his grandchildren Christopher David Kearns, Kerry Hollingsworth, Scotty Joe Holt, and Jody Holt Oney; 7 great grandchildren; and his loving nieces, nephews, and numerous other relatives.

Visitation will be held at Young Funeral Home, Louisa, Ky from 5:00 to 9:00pm on Wednesday, January 22, 2014. A memorial service will be held at the First Baptist Church, Fort Gay, WV at 1:00pm on Thursday, January 23, 2014 officiated by Dale Fawns II and Rick May. His final place of resting will be at the Fort Gay cemetry following the memorial service.

 

Rancie "Mack" Fetherolf

1939 - 2014

Rancie "Mack" Fetherolf, 74, of Fort Gay, W.V. passed away Sunday, January 19, 2014 at J.J. Jordan Geriatric Center in Louisa, Ky. He was born December 12, 1939 in Columbus, Ohio a son of the late Ralph and Mildred Rundio Fetherolf.

He was a carpenter and a Minister and was a member of the First Church of Big Hurricane. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Phyllis Fetherolf; son, David Michael Fetherolf; sister, Donna Nance. 

Survivors include, one daughter, Denna Black of Fort Gay, W.V.; three sons, Rancie Mack Fetherolf Jr. of South Carolina; Dwayne Fetherolf of Prichard, W.V.; Darin Fetherolf also of Fort Gay, W.V.; four brothers, Ralph Fetherolf, Richard Fetherolf, Robert Fetherolf and John Fetherolf; 11 Grandchildren and 14 Great Grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 PM Wednesday, January 22, 2014 at First Church of Big Hurricane, Fort Gay, W.V. with Johnny Cavins officiating. Burial will follow at the Christian Cemetery.

Visitation will be noon til 2:00 PM on Wednesday at First Church of Big Hurricane.

Roger Lane Smith

1953 - 2014

Roger Lane Smith, 60, of Louisa, Ky. passed away Friday, January 17, 2014 at J.J. Jordan Geriatric Center in Louisa, Ky. He was born October 3, 1953 in Louisa, Ky. a son of the late Randell and Wanda Hammond Smith.

He was a mechanic and was a United States Army Veteran. In addition to his parents he was also preceded in death by one sister, Jackie Ray, one brother, Jeff Smith.

Survivors include, two sisters, Jill Prince of Rush, Ky.; Robbin Boggs of Louisa, Ky..

Funeral services will be conducted 10:00 am Monday, January 20, 2014 at Young Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Bobby Workman officiating. Burial will follow at the Smith Family Cemetery.

Visitation will be 6:00 til 9:00 pm Sunday at Young Funeral Home Chapel.

Dorothy Marie Moore

1942 - 2014

Dorothy Marie Moore, 71, of Adams, Ky. passed away Friday, January 17, 2014 at her home. She was born August 21, 1942 in Zanesville, Ohio, daughter of the late Donald and Emily Hall Hewlett. She was a housewife.

Survivors include, her loving husband, Luther Moore of Adams, Ky.; three sons, Dennie Waller and Bennie Waller both of Ashland, Ky.; Jeff "Dinah" Waller of Louisa, Ky.; two daughters, Della "David" Savage of Louisa, Ky.; Mary Hutchison of Cynthiana, Ky.; 9 Grandchildren; three sisters, Emily Louise "Jr." Ratliff of Louisa, Ky.; Donald Vanhook of Cynthiana, Ky.; Vickie Hogston of Fairmont, GA.; two brothers, Jack Hewlett of Catlettsburg, Ky.; Eddie "Janice" Hewlett of Webbville, Ky..

Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 PM Monday, January 20, 2014 at Fallsburg Tabernacle with Rev. Jim Osborne officiating. Burial will follow at the Hewlett Cemetery, Louisa, Ky.

Visitation will be 5:00 til 9:00 PM Sunday at Fallsburg Tabernacle, Fallsburg, Ky. Young Funeral Home Inc. is in charge of arrangements.

Henry “Skip” Boyd  

1950 - 2014

Henry “Skip” Boyd, 63, of Nats Creek passed away Thursday January 16, 2014 at his home following a brief illness.

Skip was born August 25, 1950 at Paintsville, KY, the son of Henry and Francis Fitchpatrick Boyd. He was a coal miner with Booth Energy. 

He was preceded in death by his wife Judy Marcum Boyd and two brothers Allen and Phillip Boyd. 

Survivors include his parents Henry and Francis Boyd of Louisa, daughter Janet and husband Joey Fitch of Louisa, Henry Boyd IV and wife Sandra Gail also of Louisa, two brothers Steve Boyd of Louisa and Hugh Boyd of River, KY, a sister Audrey Jean Lewis of Louisa, four grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted on Sunday Jan. 19th at 7:00 pm at the Wilson Funeral Home with Dale Riffe officiating.

Friends may call from 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm Sunday Jan. 19th at the Wilson Funeral Home.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

 

 

Helen "Maxine" Wellman

1936 - 2014

Helen "Maxine" Wellman, age 78, of Columbus, passed away January 14, 2014.  A member of South Columbus Free Will Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her son, James Wellman, her parents and siblings. 

Survived by husband of 58 years, Horace. daughter Lois (Larry) Moore of Columbus; 10 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews, and other relatives.

Visitation Friday January 17, 2014 from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at GRAUMLICH FUNERAL HOME, 1351 S. High Street. 

Additional visitation in Louisa, Kentucky Sunday 6-9 p.m. at Young Funeral Home 201 W. Main St., Louisa KY, 41230, where service will be held Monday 1 p.m., Rev. Noah Wilks officiating.  Interment Greenlawn Cemetery, Louisa KY. 

To sign and view Helen's online guestbook please visit www.graumlichfuneralhome.com.

Chuck Cordle

1963 - 2014

Chuck Cordle, 50, of Blaine, KY passed away Tuesday Jan. 14, 2014 at Saint Marys Medical Center.

Chuck was born May 28, 1963 at Louisa, KY the son of Charles Henry Cordle and the late Donna Christine Martin Cordle.

In addition to his father, Chuck is survived by three sons Joshua, Robert, and Charles Allen Cordle all of Belvedere, IL; two grandchildren Summer and Isabella Cordle; a sister Miranda Napier of Fort Gay, WV, two brothers Larry Cordle of Hendersonville, TN and Michael L. Cordle of Blaine, KY; nieces and nephews are Kelvey Cordle, Shawn Cordle, Stephanie Cordle, Jayson Napier, and Cassie Scaldaferri.

Funeral services will be conducted on Friday Jan. 17th at 2:00 pm at the Cordell FWB Church with Bro Roger Jordan, Bro. Rick Cordial, and Bro. Tom Kitts officiating. Burial will follow in the Cordle Cemetery at Blaine, KY.

Friends may call after 6:00 pm Thursday Jan. 16th at the Wilson Funeral Home and after noon Friday until time of services at the church.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

  

Douglas Carl McDaniel

1934 - 2014

Douglas Carl McDaniel 79 of Ulysses, KY formerly from the Masonic Home in Louisville, KY passed away Monday Jan. 13, 2014 at his home.

Doug was born June 6, 1934 at Burning Springs, KY, the son of the late George and Hattie Mae Roach McDaniel. He was a retired truck driver, member of the Harry R. Kendall Masonic Lodge 750, and served in the United State Marine Corp. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a son, Stacy McDaniel and a step son Jerry Music.

Survivors include his wife Gladys Athington McDaniel of Ulysses, KY; three step sons, David Music of West Jefferson, OH, Michael Music of Fallsburg, KY, and Danny Music of Louisa, KY.

Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday Jan. 16th at 10:00 am at the Wilson Funeral Home with Rev. Jimmy Vanhoose officiating. Burial will follow in the Medlock Cemetery at Annville, KY.

Friends may call from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Wednesday Jan. 15th at the Wilson Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be made at www.wilsonfuneralhomeky.com

Susan Marie Cook

1956 - 2014

Susan Marie Cook, 57, of Louisa, KY passed away Sunday January 12, 2014 at her home.

Susan was born October 7, 1956 in Mount Clemens, MI, the daughter of the late Raymond and Dorothy Arlene Faulman Parham. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include two daughters, Phyllis Marie Jordan and Jenny Lynn Cook both of Louisa, KY;  three sons, Franklin David Green of Louisa, Billy Ray Allen Green and Franklin Jr. Green II both of Spring Hills, WV.; three sisters, Pamela Joyce Sharp of Columbus, OH, Dorothy Arlene Flangan of Lincoln City, OR, and Sharon Elizabeth Green of Louisa, KY; a brother Michael Edward Parham of Piggot, AK; six grandsons Ranson Bailey Ward, Shane Austin Jordan, Joshua Leon Cook, Tyler Green, and Jacob Devon Jordan.

A memorial service will be held on Wednesday January 15th at 2:30 pm at the Cherryville Missionary Baptist Church with Dr. Charles Price and Bro. Bob Messer officiating.

Care was entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

Matilda Ann Mollette

1920 - 2014

Matilda Ann Mollette, 93, of Blaine, KY departed her earthly home January 12, 2014 at the Hospice Care Center in Ashland, KY following a long and blessed life.

Matilda was born October 1, 1920 at Boones Camp, Kentucky, a daughter of the late Willie and Minnie Lewis Waller. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband James “Jake” Mollette who died in 1968, a granddaughter Kathy Ann Mollette, and 13 brothers and sisters.

She was a retired cook for the Blaine School with 27 years of service and was also a born again Christian for 65 years.

Suvivors include three daughters, Nathel (David) Kimbler of Ashville, Ohio; Gloria (Richard) Gilliam of Blaine, KY;  Cassie (Danny) Barker of Louisa, KY; six sons Donald (Jane) Mollette of Ashland, KY, Ronnie (Francis) Mollette of Grove City, Ohio, Earl (Lola) Mollette of Blaine, KY, Vernon (Rita) Mollette of Wabash, IN, Denver (Vonda) Mollette of Blaine, KY, and Daymond (Julia) Mollette of Webbville, KY.;   two sisters Buna Crum of Florida and Lestie Wilfong of Vinton, Ohio, 28 grandchildren, 55 great grandchildren, and 18 great great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday January 15th at 11:00 am at the Wilson Funeral Home with Rev. Mike Roberts officiating. Burial will follow in the Yatesville Memorial Gardens at Louisa, KY.

Friends may call after 4:00 pm Tuesday at the Wilson Funeral Home.

Online condolences may be made at www.wilsonfuneralhomeky.com

 

Edith Roberts Bell Hall

1924 - 2014

Edith Roberts Bell Hall died January 10, 2014, in Lexington, KY following an extended illness.
 

Edith was born Aug. 20, 1924 in Rivesville, WV to Doshia Edith Roberts Bell and Roy Oswald Bell. She was a long-time resident of Louisa, KY, living there as a teenager and returning in 1951, with her former husband Charles Lee Hall (now deceased). The couple married during World War II, when Charles was stationed in Providence RI. In 1959, Edith became a teacher, spending a total of 25 years teaching in Lawrence County, including schools at Clifford, Fallsburg and Louisa. She held a BA degree from Marshall University and a MA degree from Morehead State University.

Edith was highly active in civic organizations, serving as President of the Louisa Women’s Club, the Lawrence County Retired Teachers, Big Sandy District Retired Teacher’s Association, and the Lawrence County Democratic Women’s Club. She was a member and leader in many other organizations, including FIVCO Area Development, Greater Louisa Industrial Foundation, Kentucky Colonels, Louisa United Methodist Church, the Louisa City Council, and East Louisa Precinct Democrats. She served two terms as chairperson and the Mayor’s delegate on the Louisa Beautification Committee. This committee made a major impact on the town center, removing the old Brunswick Hotel and developing the City Mini-Park at the corner of Madison and Main Cross St.

Edith is survived by four children, ret. Col. Charles Robert Hall (San Antonio, TX), John Ray Hall (Erie, PA), Doshia Edith Hall Stewart (Indianapolis, IN), and James Luther Hall (Frankfort, KY). She was a proud grandmother of 13 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and grandchild Kelli Ann Hall, and has two surviving brothers, James O. Bell (Wilmore, KY) and John P. Bell (Raleigh, NC).

Viewing and services will be held at Young’s Funeral Home in Louisa, KY. Visitation will be 6:00 til 9:00 PM Sunday, January 12, 2014 . Funeral services will be conducted 10:00 AM Monday, January 13, 2014 at Young Funeral Home Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Louisa United Methodist Church (816 Pine Hill Rd., Louisa, KY 41230).
 


 

Wanda Lee Wheeler 

1926 - 2014

Wanda Lee Wheeler, 87, of Blaine, KY went to be with the Lord on Thursday January 10, 2014 at the Three Rivers Medical Center following a long illness.

Wanda was born Feb. 7, 1926 at Blaine, KY the daughter of the late Chester C. and Clora Craft Wheeler. She was a homemaker and member of the Hoods Fork United Baptist Church for 51 years.

In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by two brothers Leonard and Arthur Wheeler and a foster brother Morton Wheeler.

Survivors include two sisters Pearleen Wheeler and Lorene Wheeler both of Blaine, three brothers Elva Wheeler of Blaine, Virgil Paul Wheeler and Freeman J. Wheeler both of Columbus, Ohio; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be conducted on Sunday January 12th at 11:00 am at the Old Hood United Baptist Church with Elder Gene May, Elder Claude Mollette, and Elder Johnny  Mollette officiating. Burial will follow in the Marvin Sparks Cemetery at Blaine, KY.

Friends may call from 1:00 pm to 8:00 pm Saturday at the Wilson Funeral Home.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

 

Donald “Chip” Morgan

1968 - 2014

Donald “Chip” Morgan, 45, of Louisa, KY passed away January 5, 2014 at Huntington, WV.

Donald was born Feb. 28, 1968 in Ann Arbor, MI the son of Gloria Petry Giles and the late Donald Morgan. He was a coal miner and served in the United States Air Force.

In addition to his mother survivors include a daughter Brittney Morgan of Glenwood Spring, CO, a brother, David Morgan of South Boardman, MI, and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be conducted on Saturday Jan. 11th at 1:00 pm at the Smokey Valley Enterprise Baptist Church with Rev. Doug Kelly officiating.

Friends may call from 11:00 am to 9:00 pm Friday at the Smokey Valley Enterprise Baptist Church.

Care was entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

William Lee Riffe

1940 - 2014

William Lee Riffe, 73, of Fort Gay, W.V. passed away Wednesday, January 8, 2014 at Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, Ky. He was born November 29, 1940 in Logan County, W.V. a son of the late Leonord and Cordillia Lawson Riffe. He was a retired Coal Miner and worked for North America Coal Company for 17 years, and a member of the UMWA and he was a member of the Jesus Name Tabernacle Church in Kermit, W.V.  In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Juanita Riffe.

Survivors include, two daughters, Christina "Brandon" Williams of Fort Gay, W.V.; Lisa "Johnny" Ousley of Orlando, Florida; three sons, Larry "Amy" Fiffe of Louisa, Ky,; Darrell Nathaniel Riffe of Pikeville, Ky.; William Lee "Terri" Riffe Jr. of East Lynn, W.V.; one brother, Lucian Riffe of Dunlow, W.V.; four sisters, Nettie Ratcliff of Kermit, W.V.; Catherine Riffe of Steptown, W.V.; CoraBelle Finley also of Steptown, W.V.; Merkie Riffe of Pigeon Forge, TN; Several Grandchildren and Great Grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted 1:00 PM Friday, January 10, 2014 at Young Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at the Collins Creek Cemetery, Warfield, Ky.

Visitation will be 5:00 til 9:00 PM Thursday at Young Funeral Home.

 

James “Crow” Dixon

1964 - 2014

James “Crow” Dixon 49 of Louisa, KY passed away Sunday January 5, 2014 at his home. 

James was born March 12, 1964 at Louisa, the son of the late Russell and Joyce Kise Dixon. He was laborer and of the Baptist Faith.

Survivors include two daughters Amanda Nicole Dixon Wells of Louisa, and Mary Sue Dixon Alcius of Lexington, KY; a sister Vickie Shannon of Louisa; two brothers Ernie and Mark Dixon both of Louisa, and two grandchildren Nolan and Connor Webb.

Funeral services will be conducted on Wednesday Jan. 8th at 1:00 pm at the Wilson Funeral Home with Rev. Rick May officiating. Burial will follow in the Dixon Cemetery at Meades Branch.

Friends may call after 5:00 pm Tuesday at the Wilson Funeral Home.

 

Bobby Lee Marcum

1955 - 2013

Bobby Lee Marcum, 58, of Fort Gay, W.Va. passed away Thursday, January 2, 2014 at Kings Daughters Medical Center in Ashland, Ky. He was born September 17, 1955 in Louisa, Ky. a son of Joan Branham Marcum and the late Grover Cleveland Marcum. He was a retired machinist for N&S Railroad and he was a U.S. Navy Veteran.
 

Survivors include daughter, Shawna Lee Marcum of Fallsburg, Ky.; two sisters, Patty K. Dove of Fort Gay, W.Va.; Flara Pack of Fort Gay, W.Va.; two brothers, Grover C. Marcum Jr. of Radnor, W.Va.; James D. Marcum of Fort Gay, W.Va.; two Grandchildren, Piper Nevada Waugh and Leeland David Stone Waugh.

Funeral services will be conducted 1:00 PM Monday, January 6, 2014 at Fallsburg Tabernacle Church with Tommy Kitts officiating. Burial will follow at the Marcum Family Cemetery, Fort Gay, W.V.

Visitation will be after 4:00 PM Sunday at Fallsburg Tabernacle Church.

Roger Lee Bowen

1971 - 2014

Roger Lee Bowen, 42, of Louisa, Ky. passed away Thursday, January 2, 2014 at Three Rivers Medical Center in Louisa, Ky. He was born April 21, 1971 in Louisa, Ky. a son of Roy Lee and Mary Murphy Bowen. He was a member of Smith Chapel Church. He was preceded in death by a brother, Gary Lynn Bowen.

Survivors include his parents, Roy Lee and Mary Bowen of Louisa, Ky.; his loving wife, Martha Ellen Bowen of Louisa, Ky.; children, Shane Cobal of Michigan; Roger Lee Bowen II of Michigan; William Cody Bowen of Louisa, Ky.; Allyssa Lena Bowen also of of Louisa, Ky.; 4 Grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 PM Sunday, January 5, 2014 at Young Funeral Home Chapel with Kenny Bailey officiating. Burial will follow at the Frasher Cemetery, Fort Gay, W.V.

Visitation will be 6:00 til 9:00 PM Saturday at Young Funeral Home, Louisa, Ky.




Shirlene Prince

1966 -- 2013

Shirlene Prince, 47, of Denton, Kentucky passed away Thursday, January 2, 2014 at her home. She was born May 17, 1966 in Louisa, Ky. a daughter of the late Harmie and Norma Hughes Presley. She was a housewife.

Survivors include, her loving husband, Sam Prince of Denton, Kentucky; daughter, Samantha Artrip of Denton, Kentucky; son, Anthony Prince also of Denton, Kentucky; one Grandchild, Baile Artrip; brothers, Dale Presley of Louisa, Ky.; Johnny Presley of St. Albans, W.V.; Elvis Presley of Fort Gay, W.V.; sisters, Debbie Endicott of Fort Gay, W.V.; Darlene Patrick of Fallsburg, Ky.; Willie Shilling of St. Albans, W.V..

Funeral services will be conducted 11:00 AM Sunday, January 5, 2014 at Young Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at the Presley Cemetery, Fort Gay, W.V.

Visitation will be 6:00 til 9:00 PM Saturday at Young Funeral Home Chapel.

 

Doris A. Kitts

1934 - 2013

Doris A. Kitts, 79, of Fort Gay, W.V. passed away Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at Kings Daughters Medical Center in Ashland, Ky. She was born May 9, 1934 in Fort Gay, W.V. a daughter of the late Fred and Willie Belle Moore Parsons. She was a homemaker, and was a member of Old Pleasant Missionary Baptist Church and a member of Eastern Star.

Survivors include her loving husband of 60 years, Frank Kitts of Fort Gay, W.V.; children, Lee "Regina" Kitts, Norman Frank "Lisa" Kitts, Hattie "J.D." Marcum, Willa "Eugene" Salmons all of Fort Gay, W.V.; Sid "Mary" Kitts of Louisa, Ky.; Kathy "Herman" Crabtree of Fort Gay, W.V.; Daniel "Karla" Marcum of Fort Gay, W.V.; brother, Fred "Katherine" Parsons of Fort Gay, W.V.; 11 Grandchildren and 15 Great Grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 PM Saturday, January 4, 2014 at Young Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Greenlawn Cemetery.

Visitation will be 5:00 til 9:00 PM Friday at Young Funeral Home Chapel.

Clarence Edward "Eddie" Hale

1956 - 2013

Clarence Edward "Eddie" Hale, 57 of Louisa, KY. went to be with the Lord on Wednesday, January 1, 2014 surrounded be his loving family. Eddie was born May 18, 1956 in Dayton, Ohio a son of the late Douglas and Sena (Bowens) Hale. He worked at the Lawrence Co. Courthouse as a custodian and was of the Baptist Faith.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a son; James Edward Hale, brother; Douglas Hale Jr., and a sister; Eunice Mayo.

He is survived by his loving wife Betty Hale,  daughter; Heather (Glenn) Fluty, step-son; Rodney (Rose) Frazier, sister; Melissa (Curtis) Boggs of Blaine, KY., brother; Homer (Margaret) Hale, granddaughter; Haley Mounts Hale, two grandsons; Conner and Devon Fluty and five step-grandchildren; Justin and Elizabeth Fluty, Patricia and Shelby Frazier and April Knight and two step-great grandchildren; Hannah and Haley Knight and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be conducted on Friday, January 3, 2014 at 2 pm at the Young Funeral Home Chapel with John Deboard Officiating.

Visitation will be on Thursday from 4-9 in the Young Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in the Hale-Ash Cemetery, Louisa, KY.

Young Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

Millard Roberts, Jr.

1933 - 2013

Millard Roberts Jr., 80, of Louisa, KY passed away Sunday December 29, 2013 at the Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, KY. Millard was born March 25, 1933 in Louisa, the son of the late Millard Roberts and Inez Adams. He was retired from Armco Steel in the maintance department.

Survivors include his wife Anna Ham Roberts of Louisa, a brother Willard Hayward Roberts of Flatwoods, KY, two sister-in-laws Roxie Little and Hazel Damron both of Louisa, several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Graveside funeral services will be conducted on Thursday Jan. 2, 2014 at the Yatesville Memorial Gardens with Rev. Pete Miller officiating.

Friends may call after 6:00 pm Wednesday Jan. 1, 2014 at the Wilson Funeral Home.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

Claria Isaac

1924 - 2013

Claria Isaac, 89, of Fort Gay, W.V. passed away Sunday, December 29, 2013 at Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, Ky. She was born June 21, 1924 in Fort Gay, W.V. a daughter of the late Arnold and Mamie Webb. She was a homemaker. She was a member of Bartram Chapel Church and also attended Isaac Park Church. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Sam J. Isaac.

Survivors include, three daughters, Judy Isaac of Fort Gay, W.V.; Christine "Billy" Cox of Rittman, Ohio; Dottie "Tony" Spitaleri of Rittman, Ohio; two sons, Truman "Bobbi" Isaac of Rittman, Ohio; Richard "Donna" Isaac also of Rittman, Ohio; one brother, Howard Webb of Barboursville, W.V.; 7 Grandchildren, 15 Great Grandchildren and 1 Great Great Grandchild.

Funeral services will be conducted 1:00 PM Tuesday, December 31, 2013 at Salt Petre Church with Pastor Richard Maynard and Rev. Frank Copley officiating. Burial will follow at the Lynch Cemetery, Fort Gay, W.V..

Visitation will be 6:00 til 9:00 PM Monday, December 30, 2013 at Young Funeral Home, Louisa, Ky.